Lessons in Chess and Business

[Blumenthal]: I was a junior faculty member of Princeton, studying the organization of multinational corporations around the world. I then went abroad to do these interviews. I came back on the Queen Elizabeth. There lo and behold I ran into Mr. and Mrs. Ginsburg, Ginsburg ran Crown Cork and Seal. “Ah, the young professor! the […]

Officials offer tips for hiking in the Conn. wilderness

3 NEW TONIGHT.A STATE TROOPER AND HIS POLICE DOG ARE BEING HAILED HEROES..BEING CREDITED WITH SAVING A MAN AND A PREGNANT WOMAN WHO GOT LOST ON A HIKING TRAIL.THIS IS JUST ONE OF SEVERAL RESCUES IN OUR STATE WITHIN THE LAST COUPLE OF MONTHS.NEWS 8’S BOB WILSON SPOKE TO THAT STATE TROOPER TONIGHT.HE JOINS US […]

Horrific Ways People Have Been Eaten Alive

There are literally hundreds of ways your life can come to an end. Disease, accident, natural causes or maybe dying in your sleep to mention a few. Most of us try to avoid thinking about it, but if we do, the one thing we would probably agree on is that however we meet our death, […]

July 4th – Independence Day – Story for Kids | Interesting Facts | Kids Academy

Grandpa, why do we celebrate the 4th of July? Well you see, July 4th 1776 was a very special day in America 1776? That sure was a long time ago. So, what makes that day so special? This was the first Independence Day in America Independence? What does that mean? Independence means freedom For many […]

Ivan the Terrible: The First Stalin

He’s a man known to history literally as ‘the Terrible’. Ivan IV was the first tsar of Russia, the man who built the iconic St Basil’s Cathedral, and the ruler who defended Moscow from Tartar invasion. In Russian history, he’s a towering figure, behind perhaps only Peter the Great and Lenin in how he shaped […]

Can Everyone Become Talented? – Story of the Polgar Sisters (animated)

Laszlo Polgar, a Hungarian educational psychologist, was one of the earliest advocates that great performers are made, not born. He had argued, that dedicated practice in any chosen field, could transform any healthy child into a genius. “Children have extraordinary potential, and it is up to society to unlock it”, he says. “The problem is […]

Rule from the Shadows – The Psychology of Power – Part 1

The quest for power is the driving force of history, always has been, always will be. Those who fail to recognize this principle are not spared in the grand chess game, but rather are moved and manipulated by forces they do not understand. From the perspective of those who dominate the board it is obviously […]

Fans, Giants Greats Honor Bruce Bochy At Last Game As SF Skipper

WHO SHOULD BE PREPARED TO BUNDLE UP FOR TOMORROW MORNING. NOW TO THIS. BRUCE BOCHY HAS NOW COACHED HIS FINAL GAME AS GIANTS MANAGER. THE TEAMMATES MADE SURE TO GIVE THEIR RETIRING SKIPPER A HEARTFELT FAREWELL THIS AFTERNOON. JOE VAZQUEZ SAYS IT WAS AN EMOTIONAL MOMENT FOR BOCHY AS WELL AS THE THOUSANDS IN THE […]

Trump Wanted to Build a Border Moat Filled with Snakes and Alligators

-You guys, it was 90 degrees today in New York City. 90. Right now, every guy in your office who wears shorts year-round is like, “Well, well, well, now who’s the weirdo?” That’s right. It was 90 degrees today here in New York. It was brutal out there. On the sidewalk, people were spritzing themselves […]